Online resources

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Useful online tools available anywhere - just enter your library ticket number and PIN when prompted

UK Legislation

A record of most types of UK legislation

Government publications

Gov.UK provides open access to all types of Government official documents

Government command papers

Command and departmentally sponsored House of Commons Papers


The history of Northumbrian music online: over 4,000 digitised items on offer

Naxos Music Library

700,000 tracks of Classical, Jazz, Blues, World, Folk and Oriental music


Full text coverage of regional and national newspapers

British Newspaper Archive

Historic newspapers from the 1700s to the 1950s

Roll of honour

A roll of honour of the men of Gateshead who lost their lives in the First World War

Come and visit us for access to

  • Access to Research: over 15 million of the world's best academic papers
  • Which? online: consumer reports and advice
  • Ancestry: a leading family research tool, with census records, births, deaths and marriages and more

Free access to our computers (with Internet access) or wifi

Gateshead Libraries

Central Library, Prince Consort Road, Gateshead NE8 4LN
0191 433 8410

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